Tag Archives: Councillor Alan Hodkinson

Buy Local and save


At the DDDC Meeting at the start of the year the decision was made to give Ashbourne’s Thursday market a further 12 months to prove its viability. At the meeting the committee noted the strength of feeling about the issue … Continue reading

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Ashbourne’s representatives – thank you


Imagine a cold, wintry night in Matlock. You’ve just done a hard day’s work and instead of going home to spend some quality time with your wife in front of the TV you head into a meeting with a group … Continue reading

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Why I want 1370 new households in Ashbourne


One of the great things about blogging is that you can experiment. It’s a safe place to play. An example is to write a piece from an other person’s point of view or to play Devil’s Advocate After the meeting … Continue reading

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